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Cambodia International Film Festival 2020 returns

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The artists perform “The war of pinunajit and hanuman” is an episode of the “Remker”. KT/ Srey Kumneth KT/ Srey Kumneth

The Cambodian International Film Festival (CIFF) held its official opening the ceremony at Chaktomuk Conference Hall last Friday, to premier stories and films from the kingdom and around the world for a period of 10-days,13 to 22 March, in cinemas in Phnom Penh.

Group photo with Cambodian filmmaker, actors, actress and the film’s director. KT/ Srey Kumneth

On the opening day, the 10th CIFF in 2020 presented 157 movies from 44 countries, dealing with different topics such as gender and women in the Asian film industry. 15per cent of these movies are directed by Cambodian filmmakers, especially young Cambodian women.

HAB Touch, secretary of State and high representative of Phoeurng Sackona, Minister of the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts said that the Ministry was pleased and proud by the increased number of Cambodian films with good quality.

Hab Touch, secretary of State and the high representative of Phoeurng Sackona, Minister of the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts, officiates at the festival at Chaktomuk Conference Hall last Friday. KT/ Srey Kumneth

 

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